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The Resource The lesbian fantastic : a critical study of science fiction, fantasy, paranormal and gothic writings, Phyllis M. Betz

The lesbian fantastic : a critical study of science fiction, fantasy, paranormal and gothic writings, Phyllis M. Betz

Label
The lesbian fantastic : a critical study of science fiction, fantasy, paranormal and gothic writings
Title
The lesbian fantastic
Title remainder
a critical study of science fiction, fantasy, paranormal and gothic writings
Statement of responsibility
Phyllis M. Betz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This work examines how lesbian authors have used the structures and conventions of science fiction to embody characters, relationships and other themes that relate to their experience as the quintessential Other in the broader culture. Topics include lesbian gothic, fantasy, science fiction, mixed genre texts and historical background. A vital addition to the scholarship on homosexuality and culture"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Betz, Phyllis M.
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.L46
LC item number
B483 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lesbians' writings, American
  • Lesbians in literature
  • American fiction
  • Science fiction, American
  • Fantasy fiction, American
  • Gothic fiction (Literary genre), American
  • Paranormal fiction
Label
The lesbian fantastic : a critical study of science fiction, fantasy, paranormal and gothic writings, Phyllis M. Betz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-200) and index
Contents
Introduction : reading lesbians reading fantasy -- Once upon a time : historical backgrounds and contexts -- Here be monsters : lesbian gothic -- In a kingdom far away : lesbian fantasy -- Beyond the known galaxy : lesbian science fiction -- Blurring the lines : mixed genre -- Conclusion : such stuff as dreams are made on
Control code
689522303
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 203 p.
Isbn
9780786458851
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011002053
Other control number
40019163940
System control number
(OCoLC)689522303
Label
The lesbian fantastic : a critical study of science fiction, fantasy, paranormal and gothic writings, Phyllis M. Betz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-200) and index
Contents
Introduction : reading lesbians reading fantasy -- Once upon a time : historical backgrounds and contexts -- Here be monsters : lesbian gothic -- In a kingdom far away : lesbian fantasy -- Beyond the known galaxy : lesbian science fiction -- Blurring the lines : mixed genre -- Conclusion : such stuff as dreams are made on
Control code
689522303
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 203 p.
Isbn
9780786458851
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011002053
Other control number
40019163940
System control number
(OCoLC)689522303

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